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Nassau Chapter No. 718 Presents Master Mason Night in Baldwin on 1 Oct

Nassau Chapter No. 718 Presents Master Mason Night

Baldwin   Tuesday, October 1, 2019   1900 - 1100
10.00 USD
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OH WHAT A NIGHT! COME OUT AND ENJOY AN EVENING OF EDUCATION, ENRICHMENT AND REFRESHMENT, HONORING ALL MASTER MASONS. Master Mason Night Featuring Special Guest Speaker R. W. (Aubrey) Les Moore: "District Deputy Grand Master at Large" Prince Hall, State of New York ..
The Trans Generation Book Launch in New York on 18 Aug

The Trans Generation Book Launch

New York   Saturday, August 18, 2018  
Free
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Professor Ann Travers offers a rare look into the lives of transgender children in their groundbreaking new study THE TRANS GENERATION. Travers spent five years interviewing trans and gender non-conforming children between the ages 4 and 20 who come from diverse economic and ..
Tech Generation: Raising Balanced Kids in a Hyper-Connected World in New York on 15 Aug

Tech Generation: Raising Balanced Kids in a Hyper-Connected World

New York   Wednesday, August 15, 2018  
29.00 USD
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How can we as parents teach our children to reap the benefits of living in a digital world while protecting them from dangers like the threats of cyberbullying; the pervasiveness of video game violence and pornography; the dangers of sexting and inappropriate social media us ..
On the Front Lines of Reproductive Rights in New York on 13 Sep

On the Front Lines of Reproductive Rights

New York   Wednesday, September 13, 2017   1830
Free
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Free! As the first African American (and the first woman) to lead the Planned Parenthood Federation of America since Margaret Sanger founded the organization, Faye Wattleton has played a crucial role in defining our national debate over sex education, contraception, and abor ..
New Deal New York in New York on 18 May

New Deal New York

New York   Thursday, May 18, 2017   1830
15.00 USD
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The “New Deal” promised to lift Americans out of the Great Depression through an expansive federal public works program that offered a grand vision of what government could be. Recent scholarship offers new considerations of this period and illuminates New York City’s pivota ..
Law & Disorder in New York on 12 Apr

Law & Disorder

New York   Wednesday, April 12, 2017   1830
20.00 USD
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Defense attorney Ronald Kuby and former prisoner, now paralegal Shabaka Shakur discuss Shakur’s wrongful murder conviction and 27-year imprisonment – and interrogate a flawed justice system. Only in New York is a new conversation series in which New York Times journalist ..
Comparative Zoning: Looking to Other Cities in New York on 6 Apr

Comparative Zoning: Looking to Other Cities

New York   Thursday, April 6, 2017   1830
15.00 USD
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New York City’s groundbreaking 1916 Zoning Resolution inspired major cities around the world to create their own zoning codes. One hundred years later, what can New York learn from the approaches that other cities have taken to zoning? Some municipalities, like Philadelphia ..
Cracking the Code: Fostering Public Participation in Zoning in New York on 16 Mar

Cracking the Code: Fostering Public Participation in Zoning

New York   Thursday, March 16, 2017   1830
15.00 USD
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Zoning can be understood as the language of the physical city, but its complexity is often seen as a roadblock to public participation in planning and development. As Jane Jacobs famously stated, “Cities have the capability of providing something for everybody only because, ..
The Affordable Care Act & The Future of Health Reform: Looking Back and Looking Forward in Washington on 18 Oct

The Affordable Care Act & The Future of Health Reform: Looking Back and Looking Forward

Washington   Tuesday, October 18, 2016   1330 - 1730
Free
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This half-day conference on the ACA will look back over the past 6 years since the law’s enactment and priorities moving forward for future changes. Event Speakers Include: James C. Capretta, Resident Fellow, American Enterprise Institute Chris Jennings, Founder and ..
Health Forward - U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Future State Series in Washington on 18 Oct

Health Forward - U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation's Future State Series

Washington   Tuesday, October 18, 2016   0830 - 1130
Free
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On October 18, 2016, the U.S. Chamber and U.S. Chamber Foundation will host the 5th Annual Health Care Summit: HEALTH FORWARD – a future-looking platform where we’ll examine the future of health care and the people, ideas, and innovations that are leading the way. This ..
2016 National Israeli-American Conference in Washington on 24 Sep

2016 National Israeli-American Conference

Washington   Saturday, September 24, 2016   0800
Free
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The National Israeli-American Conference is the foremost annual gathering of the Israeli-American community. Conference participants join us for an inspired, engaging three-day journey that delves into the most critical issues facing the Israeli-American and Jewish communiti ..
Maloof Symposium - Furniture and the Future in Washington on 16 Sep

Maloof Symposium - Furniture and the Future

Washington   Friday, September 16, 2016   0900 - 1730
Free
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Today, the field of studio furniture is changing rapidly to embrace digital technologies and marketplaces. The pressure to keep up with these advances can prevent artists and makers from reflecting on what this means for the craft. Presented jointly by the Smithsonian Americ ..
CONVENIENT | New York's Love Affair With Plastics in New York on 15 Sep

CONVENIENT | New York's Love Affair With Plastics

New York   Thursday, September 15, 2016   1800
Free
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The doors will open at 6 pm. Please note that seating is first come, first served. New Yorkers go through hundreds of millions of plastic shopping bags, coffee cups, take-out clamshells, soda straws, and other single-use items every day – all in the name of convenience. ..

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